The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CAN bus in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAN bus over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CAN bus
Rank - 121 110
Contract jobs citing CAN bus 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.43% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.06%
CAN bus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
751 700 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.37% 28.07% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 435 298
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 62
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.25 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.32% -28.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.75 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

CAN bus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing CAN bus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CAN bus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CAN bus
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CAN bus across the West Midlands region.

CAN bus Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands